Translating your military experience into civilian job language isn’t always easy. How do you communicate the skills and experience you’ve learned and developed in the military in a way that will enable civilian recruiters and hiring mangers to understand why you’ll be a valuable employee?
Below are a few tips on how to explain your military experience in civilian terms. Remember, if civilian job language is foreign to you, military language is equally as foreign to many recruiters. So think like a bridge. Cross that gap.
Be sure to check back to our blog for more translation tips and advice, as well as the different ways to use your military experience to your advantage in the civilian job world! Photos courtesy of the U.S. Army and the U.S. National Guard.